|Document ID (ISN)||57458|
|Convention or series no.
||Fire Safety Data Sheet FPDG 15
||Upgrading factory buildings to control fire spread
||Fire Protection Association, 140 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4HX, United Kingdom, Sep. 1991. 4p. Illus. 24 ref.
||This guide outlines simple measures management can take to upgrade an existing factory building to improve its resistance to fire spread. Improvements described include: subdivision of the factory into smaller units by fire-resistant walls; filling in of unnecessary openings; replacement of combustible building and lining materials; covering structural steelwork with heat-insulating materials; installation of fixed fire-extinguishing systems.
||United Kingdom; fire spread limitation; fire protection; buildings
||flame retardants; data sheet; fixed extinguishing systems; fire resisting structures
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards